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About Us

BayPort Financial is committed to helping the members at BayPort Credit Union and their families achieve their financial goals. That's why we've formed a relationship with CUSO Financial Services, L.P. (CFS*) a full-service broker-dealer and registered investment advisor formed in 1996 and headquartered in San Diego, California.

Through CFS*, we provide a complimentary consultation with a Financial Representative, who will work with you, one-on-one, using a comprehensive approach to help you identify and achieve your long-term goals.

Michael Long

Michael takes pride in serving the financial needs of BayPort Credit Union’s members. He will work with you to develop a financial plan based on your individual goals and investor profile by considering factors such as your assets, liabilities, current and projected cash flow, time horizon, and financial objectives. He is readily available to assist with choosing investments to help you reach your goals while staying within your tolerance for risk.

  • Registered Investment Advisor with CUSO Financial Services, L.P. with over 30 years experience
  • Licensed for Series 7, 63, 66, long-term care, life and health insurance
  • Bachelor of Science in Business Administration from Gardner-Webb University
  • Experience in selling stocks, bonds, mutual funds, life insurance and annuities
  • Areas of specialization include retirement strategies, income planning and retirement plan rollovers
  • FINRA registered in the states of CT, FL, MO, NC, NJ, PA, WV, VA

To make an appointment with Mike, call 757.896.8773 or click here.

Mark McKnight,CRPC®

Mark has a passion to help improve every members financial well being. His 25 years experience in the world's 'Capital Markets' helps him guide members to their financial goals.

  • Series 7, Series 66 and Virginia Life and Health Licenses
  • Investment Advisor Representative through CUSO Financial Services, L.P.
  • Chartered Retirement Planning Counselor specialize in income planning, retirement plans and rollovers.
  • 25 years experience with Banks in the World's Capital Markets
  • 8 years as a Personal Financial Advisor in Virginia
  • FINRA registered in VA, TX and FL.

To make an appointment with Mark, call 757.928.8931 or click here.

Stephanie Bard

When Stephanie sits down with members, she listens to what they are trying to achieve and discuss possible solutions that address their unique situation.  She makes sure that any suggestions are thoroughly discussed and understood by the member before moving forward. She has a passion for educating members on investments and offering guidance to help them make sound financial decisions. She is proficient in taking care of members’ needs and thoroughly enjoys the relationships she builds with them. Her office is based on the Southside and advises members in Chesapeake, Suffolk, and Virginia Beach.

  • Investment Advisor Representative through CUSO Financial Services, L.P. with  Series 7, 63, 65/66 licenses
  • Bachelor of Science in Business Administration with concentration in Finance from Christopher Newport University
  • FINRA registered in CT, FL, PA, WV, VA

To make an appointment to meet with Stephanie call 757-671-8846 or click here.

Margaret Taylor

Margaret is a registered associate working with Mark McKnight. She understands that the cornerstone of financial planning is recognizing the uniqueness of everyone’s economic and life situation. She is committed to making sure all members and their families are informed about the products and services CFS* offers so they can make the best decision about their financial well-being.

  • Registered Associate with 15 years experience
  • Series 7, 63, 66, & Virginia Life & Health Licenses
  • Bachelor and Master of Business of Administration from Averett University
  • Experience in selling stocks, bonds, mutual funds, annuities, and life insurance
  • FINRA registered in Virginia and North Carolina

*Non-deposit investment products and services offered through CUSO Financial Services, L.P. ("CFS"), a registered broker-dealer (Member FINRA/SIPC) and SEC Registered Investment Advisor. Products offered through CFS: are not NCUA/NCUSIF or otherwise federally insured, are not guarantees or obligations of the credit union, and may involve investment risk including possible loss of principal. Investment Representatives are registered through CFS. Newport News Shipbuilding Employees' Credit Union (NNSECU) has contracted with CFS to make non-deposit investment products and services available to credit union members. BayPort Credit Union is a DBA name for Newport News Shipbuilding Employees' Credit Union. eVision® is a registered trademark of CFS.